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Trustees come to campus for last meeting of fiscal year

Posted on May 29, 2018 by

Erskine’s trustees gathered in Due West May 17-18 for their final meeting of the academic and fiscal year, led by outgoing Board Chairman Sam James of Huntersville, N.C. Trustee Jill Gazzaway, also of Huntersville, N.C., described the “main talking point” of the meeting as “our charge to be a solidly evangelical, confessionally Christian institution that […]

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Erskine celebrates Class of 2018 at commencement ceremony

Posted on May 19, 2018 by

Erskine College and Theological Seminary recognized graduating students May 19 during a joint ceremony on the Erskine campus. This year’s speaker was Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and a recognized leader among American evangelicals. Mohler said people are often told, “Don’t just stand there—do something,” but stressed that […]

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Dr. Michael Milton delivers baccalaureate address

Posted on May 19, 2018 by

Graduating students and their families gathered in the Due West ARP Church Friday, May 18, for an evening service of worship in preparation for Erskine College and Seminary commencement ceremonies Saturday. This year’s baccalaureate speaker was Dr. Michael A. Milton, James Ragsdale Professor of Missions and Evangelism and director of the chaplain ministries emphasis in […]

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Students offer free sports clinic

Posted on May 15, 2018 by

A project planned and carried out by 14 students in a service learning course taught by Assistant Professor of Business Tracy McCurry drew 54 children and youths aged 5 to 15 to a free sports clinic in Due West last month. The sports clinic, which lasted about two hours, consisted of three sessions—one dedicated to […]

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Undergraduate symposium expanded to include humanities

Posted on May 14, 2018 by

Erskine’s fifth annual Undergraduate Research Symposium May 7 included student poster presentations in the areas of athletic training, biology, chemistry, mathematics, and psychology; oral presentations in mathematics and history; an art show; and honor recitals in music. “We had campus-wide involvement this year,” Associate Professor of Chemistry and Physics Dr. Tiffany Hayden said. “We expanded […]

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Business honor society inducts new members

Posted on May 10, 2018 by

Four Erskine College students were inducted into the Sigma Beta Delta National Honor Society in 2018. Junior and senior business and sport management majors in the Economics and Business Department who rank in the upper 20 percent of their class may be inducted into membership “While nearly 300,000 students receive bachelor’s or master’s degrees in […]

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Erskine marks 50th year in South Carolina Student Legislature

Posted on May 9, 2018 by

Erskine’s delegation succeeded in both passage of legislation and leadership gains as it marked its 50th year in the South Carolina Student Legislature (SCSL) at the organization’s spring session April 19-21. “This spring, every bill that was presented by our delegation at session passed and was signed by the SCSL governor,” junior Logan Franks of […]

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Alumni gather in Due West

Posted on May 2, 2018 by

Alumni and friends, along with their families, enjoyed perfect spring weather April 28 for Erskine’s annual alumni celebration. Among them were members of the Erskine College Class of 1968, marking their 50th reunion this year. The day’s events and activities included a meeting of the Alumni Association as well as individual class meetings, an outdoor […]

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Albert Mohler to speak at commencement May 19

Posted on April 30, 2018 by

Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, will deliver the commencement address when Erskine College and Theological Seminary honors this year’s graduates Saturday, May 19 at 10:30 a.m. under the towers of the Erskine Building. A theologian and ordained minister, Mohler is a recognized leader among American evangelicals as he […]

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